The head of the White House stands for freedom of choice in the decision to wear masks or not. However, he does not deny their usefulness.
US President Donald Trump supports voluntary, not mandatory, wearing of masks in connection with the COVID-19 pandemic. He said this on Sunday, July 19, in an interview with Fox News, Voice of America reports.
вЂњI believe in masks. I believe that the mask is good. But I do not agree with the statement that if everyone puts on masks, everything will disappear,вЂќ the American leader said.
Trump confirmed that the masks help fight the spread of the coronavirus, but the decision to wear or not wear them should be voluntary.
вЂњI want people to have a certain freedom,вЂќ he said.
Recall that the United States leads the world in the number OF COVID-19 diseases.
According to the latest data, 3,877,501 confirmed cases of new coronavirus infection in the United States, 143,177 patients died, and 1,789,139 recovered.